02:13 Fri Aug 22 2014
Initial jobless claims have fallen to 298,000 in the United States, a bigger drop than had been anticipated.
00:42 Fri Aug 22 2014
Dutch retailer Ahold says its Q2 profits plunged almost 29 per cent to 147 million euros.
23:19 Thu Aug 21 2014
A Markit survey shows that while recovery in the eurozone economy is holding, it is weak.
18:09 Thu Aug 21 2014
Port of Tauranga and Fletcher Building, whose annual results both beat expectations, have paced the New Zealand sharemarket advance.
17:26 Thu Aug 21 2014
Lower NZ consumer confidence and Chinese manufacturing data are among factors weighing on the kiwi dollar.
17:17 Thu Aug 21 2014
United Forestry, which has Australian and Chinese cornerstone shareholders, wants to consolidate New Zealand's small forests to boost returns.
15:24 Thu Aug 21 2014
The HSBC preliminary purchasing managers index tracking activity in China's factories and workshops has slipped this month.
13:45 Thu Aug 21 2014
The ANZ-Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence Index has dropped seven points to 125.5, snapping two months of gains.
12:59 Thu Aug 21 2014
Hewlett-Packard's quarterly revenue has risen for the first time in three years, up one per cent on 12 months ago to $US27.6 billion.
12:07 Thu Aug 21 2014
Port of Tauranga and Ports of Auckland results show the impact of decisions made by global shipping lines such as Maersk.
11:46 Thu Aug 21 2014
New Zealand gained a net 41,000 migrants in the year through July, the highest since August 2003.
11:26 Thu Aug 21 2014
The former Northland Port Corp, Marsden Maritime Holdings, has been censured by the stock market's disciplinary tribunal.
11:22 Thu Aug 21 2014
Back in the black, Taupo-based wood mouldings manufacturer Tenon will buy back 400,000 shares on market.
11:05 Thu Aug 21 2014
An increase in KiwiSaver funds and a rise in the amount of assets under management helps AMP's New Zealand financial services unit lift its interim profit.
10:58 Thu Aug 21 2014
A $20m insurance payout and a booming dairy sector helps industrial rubber goods maker Skellerup more than double its annual profit.
09:03 Thu Aug 21 2014
A more upbeat tone from the Federal Reserve helps lift the US dollar against a range of currencies forcing the NZ dollar lower.
08:15 Thu Aug 21 2014
The minutes of a Federal Open Market Committee show a division over how much the Federal Reserve policymakers believe the US jobs market has improved.
08:06 Thu Aug 21 2014
Profit for Ports of Auckland almost doubles after the port lifts container and freight volumes despite an increase in competition.
04:17 Thu Aug 21 2014
Argentina says it will pay back all its creditors as it tries to get around a US court ruling that forced the South American country into default.
01:56 Thu Aug 21 2014
AirAsia's net profit in the second quarter came in at 367.2 million ringgit, up from 58.3 million ringgit in the same quarter of 2013.